‘The Umbrella Academy’ on Netflix – Launching February 15

Superheroes…they’re just like us. Watch the teaser trailer for The Umbrella Academy Meet thesuper dysfunctional members of The Umbrella Academy, launchingglobally  on Netflix February 15, 2019. About The Umbrella Academy: […]

Superheroes…they’re just like us. Watch the teaser trailer for The Umbrella Academy

Meet thesuper dysfunctional members of The Umbrella Academy, launchingglobally  on Netflix February 15, 2019.

About The Umbrella Academy:

On the same day in 1989, forty-three infants are inexplicably born to random, unconnected women whoshowed no signs of pregnancy the day before. Seven are adopted by a billionairewho creates The Umbrella Academy and prepares his “children” to savethe world. Now, the six surviving members reunite upon the news of theirfather’s passing and must work together to solve a mystery surrounding hisdeath. But the estranged family begins to come apart due to their divergentpersonalities and abilities, not to mention the imminent threat of a globalapocalypse. The Umbrella Academy is based on the comic book series created andwritten by Gerard Way, illustrated by Gabriel Bá, and published by Dark Horse Comics. The show is produced by Universal Cable Productions for Netflix, withSteve Blackman serving as executive producer and showrunner, and additional EPsJeff F. King, Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg, Gerard Way, and Gabriel Bá.

Launch Date:  February 15, 2019

Created for Television by: Steve Blackman

Executive Producers: Steve Blackman (Showrunner/EP), Jeff King (EP), Keith Goldberg (EP), Mike Richardson(EP), Gerard Way (Co-EP), Gabriel Bá (Co-EP)

Produced by: Universal Cable Productions for Netflix

Series Stars: Ellen Page, Mary J. Blige, Cameron Britton, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Colm Feore, Adam Godley, John Magaro, Ashley Madekwe, Kate Walsh      

# of episodes: 10 x 1-hour episodes

Filmed in: Toronto, Canada

Please visi the official The Umbrella Academy social pages:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/UmbrellaAcad

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/umbrellaacad

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NetflixUmbrellaAcademy

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